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Kobe Bryant passed away on the morning of January 26th, 2020 in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. There were eight other people on board, including his 13-year-old daughter; no one managed to survive the crash. Kobe Bryant was a legend in the NBA. He joined in 1996 at age 18, making him the youngest player in NBA history. In his time playing with the Los Angeles Lakers, Bryant was awarded two NBA Finals MVP awards and one NBA Regular-Season MVP award. Byant is survived by his wife, his three other daughters, his two sisters, and his parents. He will be dearly missed by many as a treasured basketball player and a devoted father.